Many higher level jobs, MoveMeBack

Jobs across the continent but a number in Kenya… Pasted below from MoveMeBack…

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Cross-function and cross-seniority opportunities with a leading, large-scale East African plastic packaging manufacturer
Junior / Mid / Senior level – Mlolongo, Kenya

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JOB: Data & Learning Manager, Ongoza

We are hiring a Data & Learning Manager!

Only 1 out of 10 youth entering the Kenyan labour market every year has a chance to secure a formal job. With even college graduates taking 4 years on average to secure employment, many youth start small businesses but don’t have the skills, structure, or connections they need to grow. Ongoza ( recruits early stage high-growth young entrepreneurs and provides up-to-two years of customized strategic business advisory at a subsidized rate. After 3 months, our entrepreneurs become eligible for low-cost debt financing through our exclusive partnership with Key Partners, Ltd.

Our team of 13 has ambitious growth targets and within five years, we plan to deliver services to 500 entrepreneurs per year and in turn create jobs for thousands of young Kenyans, with transformational effects on upward mobility of youth and the larger society.

About the role

Your role is to develop, manage, and implement Ongoza’s learning agenda and data infrastructure to help us make smarter decisions, iterate our advisory service approach to deliver even better value to entrepreneurs. You will be Ongoza’s data champion and a core decision-making influencer, responsible for building a culture of data-driven decision-making across the organization. The Data & Learning Manager will work closely with the Manager in charge of Ongoza’s Advisory Services but collaborate across the organization as the primary person responsible for consolidating Ongoza’s data, doing statistical analysis, developing internal A/B testing procedures, and providing strategic recommendations.

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Vacancies, Plan International (due 9 March)

From Plan International:

The following vacancies are available on our recruitment portal.  To access the full job description and make an online application follow the links provided.





NOTE: closing date of applications is  9th March 2018.   We encourage everyone to share widely within your networks.

We regret that only short listed candidates will be contacted. 

Disclaimer: Plan International Kenya does not require applicants to pay any fee at whatever stage of the recruitment and selection process.  We therefore advise the general public to exercise due diligence when applying for employment.

Competitive opportunities for techpreneurs, Kibera Town Centre, AlfaQ (due 21 Feb!)

Are you a Techpreneur? Do you run a business that depends heavily on Information and Communication Technology? Kibera Town Centre has a few competitive opportunities for Techpreneurship Incubation with the AlfaQ project. If you feel that you could take advantage of this, inbox us (FB) with your name and phone contact not later than 1 pm on Wednesday 21st February 2018. For more info:

Scholarship, solar installation (due 21 Feb!)

Are you a female electrical or electronics technician with an interest in Solar installation? Kibera Town Centre has 5 full scholarship opportunities for female electrical/electronics technicians to pursue T1 and T2 Licensed Solar Installers course at Strathmore University for two weeks. If you meet this strict criteria, and you are passionate about solar, and you will be available to attend the training full day for two weeks, text your name to Peter on 0780 * 812 * 883, not later than 1 pm on Wednesday 21st February 2018.

Programme Management Officer, Human Settlements, UN-HABITAT

Closing date: Friday, 16 March 2018

Posting Title: Programme Management Officer, Human Settlements, P3
Job Code Title: Programme Management Officer, Human Settlements
Department/ Office: United Nations Human Settlements Programme
Duty Station: NAIROBI

Posting Period: 31 January 2018-16 March 2018
Job Opening number: 18-HUM-UNHABITAT-88339-R-NAIROBI (R)
Staffing Exercise ID: N/A
United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity

Organizational Setting and Reporting

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, is the agency for human Settlements. It is mandated by the UN General Assembly to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities with the goal of providing adequate shelter for all. This post is located in Urban Economy and Finance Branch of UN-Habitat. Under direct supervision of Coordinator, Urban Economy and Finance Branch…


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Jobs: Program Officer, Parliamentary Affairs, & Finance and Administration Officer, Mzalendo

Two jobs at Mzalendo:

Mzalendo (‘Patriot’ in Swahili) is a non-partisan project started in 2005 whose mission is to ‘keep an eye on the Kenyan parliament.’ Mzalendo site seeks to promote greater public voice and enhance public participation in politics by providing relevant information about the National Assembly and Senate’s activities.

Click links for PDF with full job descriptions:

Finance and Administration Officer
Deadline for applications: 23rd February 2018

Program Officer – Parliamentary Affairs
Deadline: Wednesday 28th February 2018